Departments of Education in Suffolk County, New York

There are 14 Departments of Education in Suffolk County, New York, serving a population of 1,497,595 people in an area of 912 square miles. There is 1 Department of Education per 106,971 people, and 1 Department of Education per 65 square miles.

In New York, Suffolk County is ranked 31st of 62 counties in Departments of Education per capita, and 8th of 62 counties in Departments of Education per square mile.

List of Suffolk County Departments of Education

Find Suffolk County, New York departments of education (DOE) and boards of education.

Alpha Department of Education 42 Ansonia Street Patchogue, NY

Brentwood Bound Brook Department of Education 52 Third Street Brentwood, NY

Carrollton Camden Department of Education 813 Hawkins Avenue Lake Grove, NY

Fort Walton Beach NYC Department of Education 120 Lowery Avenue Lake Grove, NY

Hampton Township Department of Education 131 Franklin Avenue East Northport, NY

Harrison Department of Education 310 Wooley Street Southampton, NY

Palmyra Department of Education Lapeer Street Deer Park, NY

Perry NJ Department of Education 67 Main Street East Hampton, NY

Riverdale Department of Education 7457 Johnson Avenue Ronkonkoma, NY

Riverhead Central Department of Education 700 Osborn Avenue Riverhead, NY

Riverhead New York Department of Education 518 East Main Street Riverhead, NY

Troy District District Department of Education Hughes Place Dix Hills, NY

Upper Marlboro Old Bridge Township Department of Education Duvall Road Shelter Island, NY

Zachary Community Department of Education 1355 Akron Street Copiague, NY

About Suffolk County Departments of Education

The Suffolk County Department of Education is a New York state or federal agency whose mission is to provide leadership, develop policy, and disseminate funding, information, and other resources in support of student achievement in Suffolk County, NY. While the missions of New York Departments of Education are similar to the federal Department of Education, state Departments of Education play a substantially different role in achieving their missions.

You may contact the Department of Education for questions about:
  • Suffolk County public school system
  • Public school education programs
  • Suffolk County school districts
  • Student loans and financial aid
  • School curriculum and tests
  • Suffolk County school superintendents

Suffolk County Education Statistics

Find Suffolk County School Enrollment, Educational Attainment (Age 25+), and Field of Bachelor's Degree for 1st Major. Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2018 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Suffolk County School Enrollment
 Suffolk CountyNew York
School Enrollment (Age 3+)369,5684,769,473
Kindergarden16,280 (4.4%)230,165 (4.8%)
Elementary School (Grades 1-8)143,851 (38.9%)1,813,366 (38.0%)
High School (Grades 9-12)84,420 (22.8%)973,924 (20.4%)
College/Grad School Enrollment101,834 (27.6%)1,451,752 (30.4%)
Suffolk County Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 Suffolk CountyNew York
Less than 9th Grade Education45,995 (4.5%)857,177 (6.3%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)52,612 (5.1%)982,672 (7.2%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)287,538 (27.9%)3,556,251 (26.1%)
Some College, No Degree180,814 (17.6%)2,137,839 (15.7%)
Associate's Degree95,513 (9.3%)1,184,265 (8.7%)
Bachelor's Degree200,412 (19.5%)2,748,577 (20.2%)
Graduate/Professional Degree165,936 (16.1%)2,139,561 (15.7%)
Suffolk County Field of Bachelor's Degree for 1st Major
 Suffolk CountyNew York
Bachelor's Degree, or Higher366,3484,888,138
Arts, Humanities & Others78,545 (21.4%)1,313,386 (26.9%)
Business76,679 (20.9%)922,794 (18.9%)
Education57,998 (15.8%)549,031 (11.2%)
Science & Engineering118,263 (32.3%)1,674,417 (34.3%)
Science & Engineering Related Fields34,863 (9.5%)428,510 (8.8%)